The current price to purchase a business in Orlando has dropped 12.6 percent compared to last year.  The current asking price for a business is about $169,500. compared to last years price was $194,000.  The first quarter 2010 data is based on 732 Orlando area businesses listed at  It includes listings from local business brokers, as well as for sale by owner listings.Businesses in the Orlando area listed in first quarter 2010 had a median revenue of $300,000, down from $326,860 at the same time last year.  

The median sale price for closed business-for- sale transactions in the US during the first quarter 2010 was $150,000, down from $165,500 in first quarter 2008.